Dana Point CA to Consider Ban on Plastic BagsPosted on December 11, 2011 by DrRossH in Plastic Limiting Regulations
In every case we have read of, the banning of plastic bags has been well received. Even in Italy after one year now, 83% of the people would not want to go back to the plastic bag. Ireland dropped their plastic bag consumption by 95% in just a few months when they put a small fee on them.
Those that say, to wait and use more education and provide recycling bins are not understanding the reality of the problem. That is the stance that bag manufacturers make as they know it will lead to little changes and they will continue to produce all these plastic bags. Their profits are more important to them, than the environment is to the rest of us.
Dana Point is such a clean and beautiful place, that banning plastic bags is such a good idea for that city. Full Story